Year-End Lists

A hand-curated, browsable index of notable year-end lists. Follow the link for each list to see essential commentary from its author, at the source.

Lists

  1. Rolling Stone: K. Austin Collins: Top 25 Movies of 2021
  2. Screen Slate: Best Movies of 2021
  3. Ringer: Adam Nayman: The Best Movies of 2021
  4. Paste: The 50 Best Movies of 2021
  5. San Francisco Chronicle: Mick LaSalle: Top 10 Movies of 2021
  6. World of Reel: Jordan Ruimy: The 10 Best Movies of 2021
  7. Cinema Scope: Top Ten Films of 2021
  8. Film Comment: Best Films of 2021
  9. Cahiers du Cinéma: Top Ten Films of 2021
  10. A.V. Club: Katie Rife: The Best Films of 2021
  11. Scout Tafoya: My Favourite Films of 2021
  12. IndieWire Poll: Best Films of 2021
  13. Slant: The 50 Best Films of 2021
  14. Sight & Sound Poll: The 50 Best Films of 2021
  15. Film Stage: Top 50 Films of 2021
  16. Esquire: Nick Schager: The Best Movies of 2021